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Woman, 80, suffers broken arm after being hit by mobility scooter
4:59pm Tuesday 16th October 2012 in News
An elderly woman suffered a broken arm after being knocked over by a mobility scooter in a busy shopping street.
The 80-year-old was mown down by the scooter, as she walked along Newport High Street, on the Isle of Wight.
Police are now appealing for information to help find the driver of the vehicle, who failed to stop after the incident, which happened around 11.20am on Sautrday.
The drive is described as aged in his 70s, with grey hair and of slim build.
Anyone with information should contact PC Egerton at Newport police station, on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.